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Sigma SD1 Merrill

Sigma/Foveon true-color sensor in a DSLR body..

Pentax K-1 Mark II

Verions 2 — 36-megapixel full-frame DSLR with SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode..

Pentax K-1

36-megapixel full-frame DSLR with SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode..

Pentax HD FA 15-30mm f/2.8 ED SDM WR

Full frame ultra wide angle zoom..

Pentax K-3 II (APS-C)

24-megapixel APS-C DSLR with SuperResolution true-color..

Sony Alpha A7R III

Attention to details: a solid upgrade over the A7R II..

Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS

Wide angle to telephoto zoom with optical stabilization..

Nikon Coolpix A

Fixed 28mm lens with APS-C sensor free of anti-aliasing blur with wonderful color..

Ricoh GR

Razor sharp 28mm lens on APS-C sensor and outstanding usability and features..

Comparisons across format.

Can smaller sensor cameras compete with larger ones on any basis?.

Fujifilm X-E1

Compact sibling of the Fujifilm X-Pro1.

Leica X Vario

Leica’s 28-70mm APS-C compact camera..

Overview of Sigma Foveon Sensor cameras

Foveon X3 true-color sensor for outstanding resolution..

Sigma sd Quattro

Mirrorless Sigma Quattro sensor with interchangeable lenses..

Sigma sd Quattro H

Mirrorless Sigma Quattro larger APS-H sensor with interchangeable lenses..

Sigma dp Quattro Cameras

Mid-2014 models with newly designed 3-layer APS-C sensor..

Sigma dp0 Quattro

21mm f/5.6 equivalent FOV lens..

Sigma dp2 Quattro

45mm f/2.8 equivalent FOV lens..

Sigma dp3 Quattro

75mm f/4 equivalent FOV lens..

Sigma DP1 Merrill

28mm f/2.8 equivalent lens on APS-C sensor..

Sigma DP2 Merrill

45mm f/2.8 equivalent lens on APS-C sensor..

Sigma DP3 Merrill

75mm f/2.8 equivalent lens on APS-C sensor..


Blog posts, reverse chronological

2018

2018-11-30 Image Quality Shootout: Pentax K-1 Mark II with Pixel Shift vs Nikon D850: Yellow Tractor

2018-02-02 Sony A7R III Pixel Shift: Is it Viable Outdoors Even in Almost-Still Conditions?

2018-01-28 Sony A7R III Pixel Shift: Examples of Checkerboarding Defects and a Puzzling (and Disturbing) Finding About Pixel Shift

2018-01-28 Sony A7R III Pixel Shift: How Distortion Correction Affects Micro Contrast and Sharpness with Sony 24-105/4G OSS @ 105mm

2018-01-28 Sony A7R III Pixel Shift: How Distortion Correction Affects Micro Contrast and Sharpness with Sony 24-105/4G OSS @ 24mm

2018-01-24 Shootout: Sony FE 24-105mm f/4 G OSS vs Zeiss Loxia 85mm f/2.4, on Sony A7R III with Pixel Shift

2018-01-24 Sony A7R III: Pixel Shift vs Single Frame on Finely Detailed Subject

2018-01-23 LibRaw (RawDigger/FastRawViewer) Releases Beta of “SonyPixelShift2DNG”: Makes DNG file from 4 Pixel Shift Files FAST for Direct Use in ACR/Lightroom

2018-01-22 The Tool I’ve Been Waiting for to Process Sony Pixel Shift Files: FastRawViewer/RawDigger Developers Release Beta of 'SonyPixelShift2DNG'

2017

2017-12-23 RawDigger and FastRawViewer Support Sony A7R III 'ARQ' Pixel Shift Files, 25% Off Both Programs

2017-12-16 Sony A7R III Pixel Shift with Sony Imaging Edge vs Single-Frame Adobe Camera Raw

2017-12-15 Sony A7R III, Pixel Shift, and Sony’s Imaging Edge/Viewer Software

2017-12-15 Sony A7R III: First Look with/without Pixel Shift with Sony Imaging Edge vs Adobe Camera Raw

2017-12-10 Pixel Shift: What Would be the Ideal Workflow for Handling Such Files

2017-12-05 Adobe Support for A7R III Raw Files (even without pixel shift).

2017-12-03 Will Adobe have Pixel Shift Support for the Sony A7R III? Plus Sony’s Image Edge Viewer Installer

2017-11-11 Which is Better, Food or Water? (or wine) — Sony Alpha A7R III Pixel Shift vs Nikon D850 'Focus shift shooting'

2017-11-01 Will we See Firmware Updates from Sony and Nikon for Pixel Shift and 'Focus shift shooting', respectively?

2017-10-28 Sony Alpha A7R III: Pixel Shift Facts

2017-02-15 Sigma sd Quattro H Color Rendition: Richly Saturated Reds

2017-02-04 Sigma sd Quattro-H: DNG Files Shrink by More than 50% After Adobe DNG Converter

2017-02-03 Sigma sd Quattro-H: DNG vs X3F Image Quality (Updated)

2017-02-03 Sigma sd Quattro-H: ISO Series from 100 to 1600

2017-02-02 Sigma sd Quattro-H: Shoots X3F as Usual, or DNG With a Huge Size Penalty

2016

2016-12-23 Sigma sd Quattro H Now Available for Pre-Order

2016-12-15 Sigma sd Quattro H Due in Mid January

2016-12-10 Reader Question: Sigma sd Quattro H vs Sony A7R II

2016-12-06 Sigma sd Quattro H Due Soon

2016-10-20 Sigma dp0 Quattro: Examples in Cottonwood Canyon, White Mountains of California, Part 2

2016-10-19 Sigma dp0 Quattro: Examples in Cottonwood Canyon, White Mountains of California

2016-10-09 Sigma dp0 and dp1 Quattro: Razor Sharp Detail

2016-08-15 Sigma dp Quattro Cameras $300 / 30% Off + More Deals

2016-08-09 Sigma sd Quattro ISO Series from 100 to 6400, both X3F and Camera JPEG + Binned Images

2016-08-08 Sigma sd Quattro JPEG File Quality

2016-08-08 Sigma sd Quattro JPEG File Quality in Black and White + sd Quattro JPEG bug in Black and White + fix

2016-08-04 Sigma on “File Bloat”

2016-08-04 Sigma sd Quattro X3I “Super Fine Detail” File Quality Dynamic Range: Fruit Bowl with Kitchen View

2016-08-03 Sigma sd Quattro X3I “Super Fine Detail” File Quality, First Look

2016-08-02 Sigma sd Quattro Here: X3I Files Introduce Ultra High Dynamic Range (SFD) mode.

2016-07-20 Pentax K1: SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode in the Field: Two Landscape Images

2016-07-01 Pentax K1: Unrivalled Image Quality in SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode

2016-06-06 In the Field with the Pentax K-1 and SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode

2016-05-19 PENTAX K1: Focus Stacking in SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode, 'Ultegra Cassette'

2016-05-18 PENTAX K1: Focus Stacking in SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode, 'Pair of Pears'

2016-05-18 PENTAX K1: Night Shooting Examples in Super Res Pixel Shift Mode

2016-05-16 Pentax K1 SuperRes Pixel Shift Mode: Will Adobe Choose to Support Motion Correction in Camera Raw?

2016-05-12 Pentax K1: Super Resolution Pixel Shift Mode at Night (30 sec X 4) — Artifacting Analyzed

2016-05-11 Pentax K1 Now Here, SuperRes Pixel Shift at Night

2016-02-29 Sigma SD Quattro Mirrorless Cameras

2016-02-26 Pentax K3 II: SuperResolution Pixel Shift Mode vs StdRes: Carved Stone Box

2016-02-26 Pentax K3 II: SuperResolution Pixel Shift Mode vs StdRes: Tarnished Silver Dragonfly Pitcher

2016-02-25 Pentax K3 II: SuperResolution Pixel Shift Mode vs StdRes on Artifacts: Buffalo Coin and Engraved Letter Opener

2016-02-24 Pentax K3 II: Evaluating SuperResolution Pixel Shift Mode vs StdRes with Color and Texture

2016-02-24 Pentax K3 II: SuperResolution Pixel Shift Mode vs StdRes with Saturated Red and Blue Fabric (Cycling Jersey)

2016-02-23 Pentax K3 II in SuperResolution Pixel Shift Mode: Checkerboard Effect

2016-02-23 Pentax K3 II: Evaluating SuperResolution Pixel Shift Mode with Zeiss Siemens Star Chart

2016-02-18 Pentax K1 Super Resolution Pixel Shift Mode

2016-01-04 Sigma dp Quattro and Sigma DP Merrill Heavily Discounted

2015

2015-09-24 Reader Question/Question: WOW on Sigma DP Merrill, Processing Sigma DP Merrill Files

2015-08-26 Dual Sigma dp0 Quattro Aperture Series: Backlit Bristlecones + Bristlecone Log

2015-08-26 Sigma dp3 Quattro Aperture Series: Green Barn

2015-08-26 Sigma dp3 Quattro Aperture Series: Inside the Green Barn

2015-08-26 Sony A7R II: RawDigger Special Display Modes Show How the File is Encoded

2015-08-25 Service Matters: Leica Q, and a Sony Note

2015-08-25 Sigma dp0 Quattro Aperture Series: Lower Conness Lake, Late Day

2015-08-25 Sigma dp0 Quattro Aperture Series: Lower Conness Lake, Late Day

2015-08-25 Sigma dp0 Quattro Aperture Series: Rushing Creek at Dusk

2015-08-25 Sigma dp0 Quattro Aperture Series: Sunlit Glacial Erratic

2015-08-25 Sigma dp0 Quattro Aperture Series: Sunset Over Mt Conness Eastern Drainage

2015-08-25 Sigma dp0 Quattro Color Rendition in Daylight

2015-08-21 Sony A7R II: Where is Pixel Shift?

2015-08-07 Sigma DP Merrills are $200 off

2015-07-19 'Found' Cases for Gear

2015-07-06 Sony A7R II: Where is Pixel Shift?

2015-03-10 Panoramic Megapixels (stitching)

2015-02-27 Sigma Photo Pro 6.2.1

2015-02-23 Sigma DP Merrill are all $200 off

2015-02-09 Sigma Announces dp0 Quattro with 21mm (equiv) Field of View

2014

2014-12-10 Reader Comments: Sigma DP Merrill vs Alternatives

2014-09-11 Sigma announces dp1 Quattro with 28mm (equiv) Wide Angle Lens

2014-09-07 Update on Sigma Photo Pro and Sigma dp2 Quattro

2014-09-03 Reader Comment: Mass Coupling for Sharper Images by Using View on Compact Cameras

2014-08-06 Sigma dp2 Quattro vs Sigma DP2 Merrill (Fruit Platter)

2014-08-03 External Power with Solar Charger for Sigma DP Merrill

2014-07-18 Nikon D810, Sigma 50/1.4, Pentax 645Z, Sigma dp2 Quattro

2014-07-14 Sigma Photo Pro Color Management: Does Not Exist

2014-07-11 Definitive Shootout: Sigma dp2 Quattro vs Sigma DP2 Merrill (Decorated Bike)

2014-07-07 Sigma DP2 Merrill Aperture Series 'Mosaic'

2014-07-07 Sigma dp2 Quattro Aperture Series 'Transit Bus'

2014-07-06 Sharpness Fans, Your Ship Has Come In: Sigma dp2 Quattro Aperture Series 'Mosaic'

2014-07-06 Sigma dp2 Quattro: Lens Hood and Lens Flare

2014-07-02 Sigma dp2 Quattro “Try Before you Buy”

2014-07-01 Shootout: Sigma dp2 Quattro vs Canon 5D Mark III (Dolls)

2014-07-01 Sigma dp2 Quattro vs DP2 Merrill: Size and Weight with Mounting Plate, Grip

2014-06-30 Definitive Shootout: Sigma dp2 Quattro vs Sigma DP2 Merrill (Dolls)

2014-06-30 Sigma dp2 Quattro: Portraits

2014-06-29 Sigma dp2 Quattro: Comparison Coming

2014-06-28 Sigma Photo Pro: Alters X3F Files so that SPP v5 Cannot Use Them

2014-06-28 Sigma dp2 Quattro: Huge Step Up From Sigma DP Merrill, and More

2014-06-27 Sigma dp2 Quattro: Review Starts Tomorrow

2014-06-23 Sigma dp2 Quattro Arrives Soon for Testing

2014-06-05 All the Sigma DP Merrills are now $699

2014-05-21 Sigma dp Quattro Sensor Spectral Sensitivity for True-Color Images with Full Spatial Resolution

2014-05-16 Pixel Level Detail

2014-05-05 Reader Comment: Travel Cameras (Sigma DP Merrill, etc)

2014-04-07 Reader Comment: 14.75MP True-Color Sigma DP Merrill vs 36MP Sony A7R

2014-04-04 Sigma DP Merrills at Closeout Prices

2014-03-01 Sigma DP1 Merrill: Class Leading Sharpness (Green Brick Summit Building)

2014-02-10 Sigma dp2 Quattro

2014-02-10 Sigma dp2 Quattro as Monochrome Camera?

2014-01-31 Sigma DP Merrill: Readers Respond

2014-01-29 Sigma DP Merrill: Suggestions?

2014-01-05 Sigma SD1 Merrill: 18-35mm f/1.8 @ 35mm: Red Barn Aperture Series

2014-01-05 Sigma SD1 Merrill: 18-35mm f/1.8 @ 35mm: Red Barn Aperture Series

2014-01-05 Sigma SD1 Merrill: Autofocus Errors

2014-01-04 Sigma SD1 Merrill: 18-35mm f/1.8 @ 24mm: Leaves On Still Water Aperture Series

2014-01-03 Sigma SD1 Merrill: 35/1.4 vs 18-35mm f/1.8 (Creek Flows Through)

2013

2013-12-14 Sigma SD1 Merrill, Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 DC HSM Zoom, Infrared

2013-12-14 Tulips Brighten My day

2013-12-04 Sigma SD1 Merrill with Foveon Sensor: Easy Conversion to Infrared

2013-11-27 Sigma DP2 and DP3 Merrill: Aperture Series (Various)

2013-11-24 Sigma DP3 Merrill: Aperture Series (DeChambeau Barn)

2013-11-22 Pixel for Pixel, *Nothing* Beats a Sigma DP Merrill

2013-10-10 Iridient Developer 2.3 Update Improves Sigma DP Merrill X3F Support, Adds Olympus E-M1 et al

2013-09-28 Reader Comments on Ricoh GR and More

2013-09-24 The Perfect Camera for the 80% Case

2013-09-22 Sigma DP3 Merrill: Natural Light Portraits in Ultra HD

2013-09-14 SHOOTOUT: Leica X Vario vs Ricoh GR (Brick Building)

2013-09-13 SHOOTOUT: Leica X Vario vs Sigma DP3 Merrill (Green Machine, Frontal View)

2013-09-11 Sigma DP3 Merrill in the Field (Bristlecone Graveyard)

2013-09-10 SHOOTOUT: Leica X Vario vs Sigma DP3 Merrill (Moots Ride to Green Machine)

2013-08-13 How Will Leica X Vario Lens Compare to the Ricoh GR, Sony RX1, Sigma DP Merrill?

2013-08-13 Reader Comment: Sigma DP3 Merrill

2013-08-11 Sigma DP Merrill Pricing UP by $200

2013-08-10 New Features for Finding Stuff at diglloyd.com

2013-08-10 Nikon’s Camera Sales for Q1, 2013

2013-08-08 Sigma DP Merrill with Ricoh GW-3 Wide Adapter Yields 21mm View

2013-08-05 Which Camera for the Backcountry? Sony RX1, X100, Ricoh GR, Sigma DP Merrill, Leica X Vario?

2013-08-04 Reader Inquiry: Small Cameras, Product Cycles, What’s Coming

2013-08-02 Sigma DP2 Merrill Tulips Image at 6 Feet Wide by 4 Feet High = Gorgeous

2013-08-01 Camera Production Figures (CIPA)

2013-07-31 Is the Full Frame DSLR the New Medium Format? What do DSLRs Lack?

2013-07-27 Same Battery for Ricoh GR and Sigma DP Merrill

2013-07-24 Can the Sigma DP2 Merrill Print Well at 6 Feet Wide by 4 Feet High?

2013-07-24 Micro Four Thirds vs APS-C: Aspect Ratio

2013-07-24 Micro Four Thirds vs APS-C: Lens Size

2013-07-24 Micro Four Thirds vs APS-C: Size and Weight Realities

2013-07-24 Micro Four Thirds vs APS-C: Summary

2013-07-23 Micro Four Thirds: Withering on the Vine

2013-07-21 Sigma Foveon X3 True-Color Sensor vs Bayer Matrix RGGB Sensor

2013-07-20 Sigma Photo Pro Software for Sigma DP Merrill Cameras: Caution before Considering DP Merrill

2013-07-18 Peak Quality in APS-C: Ricoh GR or Sigma DP1 Merrill?

2013-07-15 Shootout: Sigma DP1 Merrill vs Ricoh GR vs Fujifilm X-E1 (Bristlecone Graveyard)

2013-07-15 Shootout: Sigma DP1 Merrill vs Ricoh GR vs Fujifilm X-E1 (Dilapidated Green House)

2013-06-01 Reader Comment After Renting the Sigma DP2 Merrill

2013-04-18 Leica M Typ 240 / M240 vs Sigma DP2 Merrill (Pellegrino Bottles)

2013-04-17 Sigma DP2 Merrill Sharpness: Impressive Sharpness and Realized Depth of Field

2013-04-15 Shootout: Leica M Typ 240 / M240 at 28mm vs Sigma DP1 Merrill

2013-04-13 Shootout: Leica M Typ 240 / M240 + 50/2 APO ASPH vs Sigma DP2 Merrill

2013-04-08 Compared: Nikon Coolpix A vs Sigma DP1 Merrill (Dolls, Close Range)

2013-04-07 Compared: Nikon Coolpix A vs Sigma DP1 Merrill (Garden Tables)

2013-04-03 Sigma DP Merrill: Leica M Lenses?

2013-04-03 Sigma DP1/DP2/DP3 Merrill: Which Lens is Best?

2013-04-03 Sigma Firmware Updates for Sigma DP1 Merrill, DP2 Merrill, DP3 Merrill

2013-03-29 Reader Asks: Optical Viewfinder for Sigma DP Merrill?

2013-03-29 Using the Sigma DP3 Merrill for Stitching: 66 Megapixels of Biting Sharpness

2013-03-28 Sigma DP3 Merrill Sharpness

2013-03-27 Reader Comment: Sigma DP3 Merrill from LensRentals.com

2013-03-23 Reader Comment: Sigma DP3 Merrill

2013-03-21 Sigma DP3 Merrill Examples

2013-03-21 Sigma DP3 Merrill: Color Different from DP1 / DP2 ?

2013-03-20 File Size as a Measure of Image Detail

2013-03-20 Just Peachy

2013-03-20 Sigma Photo Pro: Unacceptable Stability

2013-03-18 LensRentals rents the Sigma DP Merrill

2013-03-16 How Big Can Sigma DP Merrill Print?

2013-03-14 Really Right Stuff L-Bracket for Sigma DP1 / DP2 /DP3 Merrill with Grip

2013-03-14 Sigma DP Merrill: Monochrome Mode in Sigma Photo Pro

2013-03-13 Sigma DP Merrill: ISO 100 or 200?

2013-03-11 Portraits with the Sigma DP3 Merrill

2013-03-11 Reader Asks: Leica M Typ 240 / M240 + 50/2 APO or Sigma DP2 Merrill?

2013-03-10 Iridient Digital 'Iridient Developer' Now Handles Sigma DP Merrill X3F Files

2013-03-10 Sigma DP1/DP2 Merrill at $799

2013-03-09 How Big Can Sigma DP Merrill Print?

2013-03-08 Sigma DP3 Merrill Examples

2013-03-07 Sigma DP3 Merrill Initial Experience

2013-03-05 Color with the Sigma DP2 Merrill

2013-03-05 Sigma DP2 Merrill: Tulips Examples

2013-03-04 Four Cameras for the price of One? (Sigma DP Merrill X 3 vs Sony RX1)

2013-02-22 Compact High Quality Camera Trends

2013-02-21 Sigma DP3 Merrill Sample images

2013-02-21 Stitching with the Sigma DP2 Merrill

2013-01-28 Product Shoot: Moots FrosTi 'Fat' Bike shot with Sigma DP Merrill

2013-01-27 Five Appealing Cameras

2013-01-09 Sigma DP3 Merrill with 50mm f/2.8 (75mm equivalent)

2012

2012-12-22 SHOOTOUT: Sony RX1 vs Sigma DP2 Merrill vs Fujifilm X-E1

2012-12-05 Really Right Stuff L-Bracket for Sigma DP1 / DP2 Merrill

2012-12-05 Size Comparison: Fujifilm X-E1 vs Sigma DP2 Merrill

2012-12-03 Reader Comments: Sigma DP1 Merrill

2012-11-29 Shootout: Sigma DP2 Merrill vs Sony DSC-RX100

2012-11-24 Sigma DP1 / DP2 Merrill — $849 Through Nov 27 — Highly Recommended

2012-11-23 Sigma DP2 Merrill Examples

2012-11-23 Sigma DP2 Merrill — High Contrast Outdoors Examples, and Faux HDR

2012-11-14 Image Quality From Olympus OMD E-M5 (or Sigma DP Merrill, or any small sensor)

2012-11-03 Shootout: Sigma DP2 Merrill vs Canon 5D Mark III

2012-10-28 Sigma DP2 Merrill — Aperture Series

2012-10-26 Sigma DP2 Merrill (45mm f/2.8 Lens)

2012-10-20 Sigma DP1/DP2 Merrill Alternative Battery

2012-10-16 Sigma DP1 Merrill vs Nikon D600 Color Rendition

2012-10-16 Sigma DP1 Merrill vs Nikon D600 Resolution Comparison

2012-10-15 An Open Letter to Sigma on the DP1 Merrill

2012-10-15 Sigma DP1 Merrill Examples — Cottonwood Canyon Autumn Color

2012-10-15 Sigma DP1 Merrill Examples — Fall Color Batch Coming

2012-10-15 Sigma DP1 Merrill — Autofocus Accuracy

2012-10-15 Sigma DP1 Merrill — Noise Reduction in Sigma Photo Pro + Noise in Color Channels

2012-10-14 Sigma DP1 Merrill Examples — Yosemite, White Mountains, Various, San Francisco

2012-10-14 Sigma DP1 Merrill — Correcting Lateral Chromatic Aberration

2012-10-13 Sigma DP1 Merrill — Exposure Bracketing and ETTR

2012-10-09 Sigma DP1 Merrill — Really Interesting Sensor, Crashing Sigma Software

2012-10-09 Sigma DP1 Merrill —Long Exposures

2012-10-05 Field Shooting the Sigma DP1 Merrill

2012-09-23 Sigma DP1 Merrill Image Quality

2012-09-17 Guide to Leica: Leica M Monochrom vs Sigma DP1 Merrill

2012-09-16 Reviewed: Sigma DP1 Merrill

2012-09-16 Sigma DP1 Merrill — Aperture Series and Color and Monochrome

2012-09-15 Sigma DP1 Merrill First Images from X3F RAW — Notes

2012-09-14 Sigma Photo Pro for OS X and Sigma DP1 Merrill

2012-09-06 Sigma DP1 'Merrill'

2011

2011-06-26 Sigma DP2x “14 megapixel” Point and Shoot with Foveon X3 True-Color Sensor

2007

2007-08-10 Nikon’s true-color sensor patent

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